11 days in Amherst Itinerary

11 days in Amherst Itinerary

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Amherst ©
Amherst is a town in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States, in the Connecticut River valley. Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art has been added to your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Springfield Museums and New Britain Museum of American Art. Museum-lovers will appreciate New England Air Museum and Springfield Armory National Historic Site. Venture out of the city with trips to Springfield (Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, Basketball Monument, & more), Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome (in Red Hook) and Honora Winery & Vineyard (in Jacksonville). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Mead Art Museum, take an in-depth tour of Fruitlands Museum, see the interesting displays at Emily Dickinson Museum, and contemplate the long history of Historic Deerfield.

Before you visit Amherst, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

If you are flying in from Japan, the closest major airports are Bradley International Airport, Manchester-Boston Regional Airport and Theodore Francis Green State Airport. December in Amherst sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amherst

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Springfield, Brattleboro, Hill-Stead Museum, The Art of Humor Gallery, Crane Museum of Papermaking
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Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art ©
Museum of Russian Icons ©
Museum of Russian Icons
Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome ©
Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome